KC to SLC; SLC to LAX. Supershuttle to Claremont. I should have flown into Ontario airport instead, but I had a nice conversation in the shuttle with a few people who live in the area. Saving time isn’t everything. Lots of smog over LA (no surprise). The air looks like dirty bathwater. Here in Claremont, though, it’s beautiful. Scripps College has an absolutely gorgeous campus. And ethernet in my dorm room.
But I’m off to get something to eat and to drink something iced and caffeinated. SHARP officially starts tomorrow. I’ve gone over the program and selected what I want to attend. I’ll share with you later tonight, I think.
Thinking about Jason’s post from this morning, which meditates on preservation and loss, as well as CJ’s post from a couple of weeks ago on somewhat similar themes, I am officially soliciting information from whoever cares to contribute on organization…